New York (US)
Salary DOE
Sep 16, 2016
Nov 15, 2016
Result Type
Full Time


Center for Genomics & Systems Biology

Department of Biology, Arts and Science


New York University’s Center for Genomics & Systems Biology (http://cgsb.as.nyu.edu) in the Department of Biology invites applicants to apply for a faculty position to begin September 1, 2017, or as negotiated pending budgetary and administrative approval. The position would ideally be at the level of Assistant Professor (tenure track) but more senior applicants will also be considered.

We are particularly interested in applicants who are developing novel  computational and/or experimental techniques in genomics and systems biology, to address important biological questions, as well as those using systems approaches to study plants or microbes but other outstanding individuals are also encouraged to apply.

Candidates will be expected to have or develop active, externally funded, research programs and to participate in the department ’s undergraduate and graduate teaching.

The Department of Biologyhttp://biology.as.nyu.edu) offers an outstanding, collegial and interdisciplinary research environment that supports ambitious research projects in genomics and systems biology, with access to high-throughput robotics, sequencing and high-performance computing. In addition, strong interactions exist with faculty in other divisions within NYU including the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences.

Application packages should include a cover letter, research statement, teaching statement, curriculum vitae and three letters of reference. Please apply online via the New York University Department of Biology website(http://biology.as.nyu.edu), using the “Employment” link.


The cover letter should be addressed to: Chair of the CGSB

Search Committee, Department of Biology, New York

University, 1009 Silver Center, 100 Washington Square

East, New York, NY 10003. Selection will begin November

15, 2016; applications received prior to this date will be

guaranteed full evaluation.


The Faculty of Arts and Science at NYU is at the heart of a leading research university that spans the globe. We seek scholars of the highest caliber, who embody the diversity of the United States as well as the global society in which we live. We strongly encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, and other individuals who are under-represented in the profession, across color, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, gender and sexual identity, or any other legally protected basis. NYU affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the widest reach. To learn more about the FAS commitment to diversity, equal ity and inclusion, please read http://as.nyu.edu/page/diversityinitiative.


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